Church Shelters Those From Central African Republic Violence

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Nigerian City Recovers After Militants Are Driven Out

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Blitz The Ambassador: Fighting Against Invisibility

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Computer screens display a map showing the outline of China's new air defense zone in the East China on the website of the Chinese Ministry of Defense, in Beijing. Ng Han Guan/AP hide caption

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Video footage shows what appears to be Kenyan soldiers carrying plastic shopping bags as they leave a supermarket at Westgate Mall during a terrorist attack in Nairobi on Sept. 21. Kenya's security forces have long been rated as among the most corrupt institutions in the country, but even jaded Kenyans were shocked by the CCTV footage. Reuters /Landov hide caption

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In Kenya, Corruption Is Widely Seen, Rarely Punished

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U.N. Weighs Response To Central African Republic Conflict

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Violence Increases In Central African Republic

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From Morgan Freeman to Idris Elba, Who Played Mandela Best?

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Winnie: Not 'Just The Woman Who Stood By Mandela's Side'

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Christina Asima says she had no choice but to marry last year at age 12 to help care for younger siblings after her mother abandoned the family. But she says her husband was abusive, so she left him, and now must look after her 8-month-old son, Praise, alone. Jennifer Ludden/NPR hide caption

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Can Child Marriages Be Stopped?

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The National Party's Juan Orlando Hernandez in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, on Sunday. With a little less than half the ballots counted, Hernandez had 34 percent of the vote and was leading, but his main rival is also claiming victory. Gustavo Amador/EPA /LANDOV hide caption

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Do Sanctions Really Work?

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